Welcome to the second part of the lesson: infinitive or gerund?
if you don’t have an idea about infinitive and gerund, take a look at this lesson: infinitive & gerund
We use gerund when it’s preceded by on of these verbs:
- can’t help
- get through
- spend & waste + time
this list is not exhaustive, there are other verbs but if you learn them by heart you will master the use of gerund in english: a great step in your learning of english !